6,229 Pipes Now Replaced in Flint through Mayor’s FAST Start Initiative

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(December 18, 2017) FLINT, Mich. — Lead-tainted service lines at 5,329 homes have been replaced so far in Phase 4 of Mayor Karen Weaver’s FAST Start initiative. The effort is part of the mayor’s goal to check for, and replace existing, lead-tainted pipes ...

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Mayor Responds to Recent Letter from EPA on Spending Plans for Water Infrastructure Improvements

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Flint, MI – Mayor Karen Weaver issued the following statement in response to a recent letter from the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), regarding the City’s plans for spending state and federal funds approved for water infrastructure improvements:

“This EPA letter was ...

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Flint City Council Approves Long-term Contract with GLWA, View Master Agreement

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FLINT, Mich–  After months of meetings and mediation, Tuesday night the Flint City Council voted 5-4 to approve a 30-year contract for the Great Lakes Water Authority to serve as the City of Flint’s primary water source, and utilize Genesee County as a ...

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Pipes Replaced at 5,752 Flint Homes To Date through Mayor Weaver’s FAST Start Initiative

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FLINT, Mich. — Lead-tainted service lines at 4,853 homes have been replaced so far in Phase 4 of Mayor Karen Weaver’s FAST Start initiative. The effort is part of the mayor’s plan to replace lead-tainted pipes at 6,000 Flint homes ...

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Mayor, State Officials Announce Bottled Water Distribution Will Continue in Flint, Water Quality Continues to Improve

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(FLINT, MI)– Mayor Karen Weaver held a press conference Wednesday with state officials, community partners and pastors to announce that free bottled water and filters will continue to be available to Flint residents through state-run Point of Distribution Sites (PODS).

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